Plan 9 From Outer Space

Revealing mistake: When the UFO makes the huge flash that knocks everyone in the cemetery down, one of the police officers kicks a tombstone as he falls and it wobbles back and forth.

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Revealing mistake: When Bela Lugosi walks off screen, it's obviously a freeze frame. The swaying tree stops moving and even though he was hit by a car, his shadow is still visible.

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Revealing mistake: When the flying saucers leave the planet, you can see their shadows on the fake planet's surface.

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Revealing mistake: Jeff Trent, Col. Edwards and Lt. Harper grab some guns and take a walk in the graveyard, and a prop tree almost falls over as Col. Edwards walks by and brushes up against it with his shoulder.

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Revealing mistake: After Tor Johnson drops Paula the police officer comes over to try to wake her. The carpet that's supposed to be the ground crumples under his feet.

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Revealing mistake: The pilots are not sitting on normal seats like in every airplane, but on stools or boxes.

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Dr Wilson

Revealing mistake: The American pilots fly the plane with no hands.

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Revealing mistake: It's amazing how little equipment is in the plane: a shower curtain, a thermometer, and a cardboard steering wheel.

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Jackie Menechino

Revealing mistake: Vampira flinches when Inspector Clay fires at her even though she's a zombie.

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Revealing mistake: The "Old man-ghoul" changes appearances drastically throughout the entire movie. In some scenes, it is Bela Lugosi in vampire cape, in others it is the famous "double" who is a head taller than Lugosi, a lot thinner and has a different hairstyle. He covers his face with his cape, but this does not help a lot...

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Twotall

Revealing mistake: After Clay finally has been killed, you can still see him breathing, and even blinking his eyes.

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Revealing mistake: When the army is firing at the flying saucers, it's obvious that the sky behind the colonel is made of fabric.

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Dr Wilson

Revealing mistake: During Criswell's opening and closing narrations it is painfully obvious that he is reading from a cue card.

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Revealing mistake: As Tor Johnson holds Paula, the police officer comes up from behind and clobbers him on the head with a wooden stick. He falls to the ground and the entire set including all the trees, shake like they were just in a magnitude 7 earthquake.

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Revealing mistake: The woman at the graveyard lets out a scream as she sees the dead bodies. It's obvious that the bodies are dressed up store mannequins.

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Revealing mistake: Often during the film, the trees wobbles a lot when somebody touches them, like fake trees.

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Dr Wilson

Revealing mistake: Jeff's wife is named Paula and is played Mona McKinnon, but when he is talking to her about having to hush up his UFO sighting, he calls her Mona.

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Revealing mistake: Why are all of the space ships the same exact size as the planet?

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Jackie Menechino

Revealing mistake: When the flying saucers are passing over Hollywood and Washington D.C., there's some shots where you can see their shadows on the fake sky.

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Dr Wilson

Revealing mistake: Inside the alien spacecraft a battery operated blinking traffic caution signal is used as a prop from another world.

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Revealing mistake: As the saucer flies over the graveyard, Tor Johnson's shadow can be seen on the studio wall behind him.

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Revealing mistake: In the cemetery, you can see the actors' shadows on the fake sky.

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Dr Wilson

Revealing mistake: When somebody walks in the cemetery, it happens often that the grass slides under their feet, like fake grass.

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Dr Wilson

Revealing mistake: When the people in the military are firing the rockets at the UFOs, you can see the rockets launching from platform are coming from the outside of the platform.

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Jackie Menechino

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